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World J Nephrol. Oct 6, 2012; 1(5): 146-150
Published online Oct 6, 2012. doi: 10.5527/wjn.v1.i5.146
Figure 1
Figure 1 Mechanisms of thiazolidinedione-induced volume expansion. In addition to the genomic stimulation of the sodium transport system(s) in distal nephrons, thiazolidinediones (TZDs) may rapidly stimulate proximal tubule transport through a non-genomic mechanism. PPARγ: Peroxisome-proliferator-activated receptors γ.